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This guide provides an overview of EndNote bibliographic management software.

About EndNote


EndNote is a citation management software that allows you to keep track and organize your references and create bibliographies. This guide is designed to serve as a comprehensive guide and a reference guide containing instructions on how to use EndNote effectively.

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With EndNote you can:

  • Store, organize, and search for references in your own EndNote library
  • Import references downloaded from our databases
  • Create bibliographies and reference lists in over 5,000 styles
  • Generate in-text citations within your Word document
  • Attach full-text articles to your citations
  • Share references with research partners and colleagues

EndNote 21

EndNote 21

EndNote 21 is the newest version of the software and is available for download. Please note:

  • EndNote 21 looks and functions very similarly to the previous version, EndNote 20
  • Videos, tutorials, or resources in this guide that feature EndNote 20 may still be applicable to EndNote 21

Watch this introductory video to find out how EndNote can be used in your research!